The Meeting: A (Very) Short Story

The Meeting: A (Very) Short Story

“I’ll just be honest. I don’t know if I can wait that long,” he said with a resigned exhale into the phone. She bit the back of her thumbnail and nodded wordlessly knowing full well all he would hear was silence. “You still there?”...
I and Love and You

I and Love and You

I’m not sure if it’s because I’m a Cancer or what, but I tell the people in my life that I love them all the time. There are some who I back off from telling because I can tell it makes them a little uncomfortable, but it doesn’t make it any...
Love is Love.

Love is Love.

To love is to let be. It is an unending extension of truth that once felt is never forgotten. It is home. I see it in you and you see it in me. And when I feel scared or threatened it is because I am holding on to something else. Something that may have all the looks...
My New Relationship

My New Relationship

Last night my four year old son had one of the biggest tantrums I’d ever witnessed. He yelled, he kicked, he hit, he screamed. It was overwhelming. I finally had no choice but to pick him up and carry him to the car which was no easy feat. The thought that...
For You I’d Wait

For You I’d Wait

This past year and a half has been tough. My husband and I have been to hell and back. We’re still making random visits… I won’t get into the nitty gritty at this point. Suffice it to say it has been the most difficult period of my life. I’m...
Eyes That Love

Eyes That Love

There are so many things to let go of.  The one that’s in my face these days is: romance.  I don’t think I understood until very recently that there is a HUGE difference between love and romance.  I think I knew it superficially, but I didn’t...
I am Ready

I am Ready

“I have to know I can be happy without you,” I say quietly. He tilts his head and smiles. “You would be.” And I believe him.  He is the one who knows me best. The world’s idea of love can make you crazy…if you let it.  I’m...